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2016 Shannon Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Shannon Stakes Tips & Odds Update

The Shannon Stakes 2016 is one of the key support acts on the Golden Pendant Day program at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for the middle-distance clash found below. Running as Rosehill Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEST), the field for the $175,000 Group 2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) is down to…

Hi World Leads 2016 Shannon Stakes Field & Betting

Hi World Leads 2016 Shannon Stakes Field & Betting

The improving Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Hi World has opened favourite in the Shannon Stakes 2016 markets for the quality handicap clash at Rosehill Racecourse on Saturday. A field of eight runners remain in contention for this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) after the early scratching off #1 Counterattack (5) and #10 More…

2016 Shannon Stakes Nominations Feature Counterattack

2016 Shannon Stakes Nominations Feature Counterattack

Chris Waller’s Group 1 placegetter Counterattack is the top-rated of the middle-distance gallopers nominated for the Shannon Stakes 2016 at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. One of three Group 2 features on the Golden Pendant Day card on the weekend in Sydney, this season’s $175,000 Group 2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) has attracted 10 early entries. Among…

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

The 2016 Epsom Handicap nominations have been released and 37 horses are in contention for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on October 1. Leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has never previously had a horse in the Epsom Handicap, but he has included both Black Heart Bart and Palentino in…

Southern Legend Leads 2016 Theo Marks Stakes Field & Odds

Southern Legend Leads 2016 Theo Marks Stakes Field & Odds

The super-consistent Les Bridge-trained Southern Legend has opened short priced favourite in Theo Marks Stakes 2016 betting for the Rosehill Gardens showdown this Saturday in Sydney. Running as Rosehill Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the Golden Rose Stakes Day card this weekend, the $200,000 Group 2 Task Retail Theo Marks…

2016 Epsom Handicap Option for Old North

2016 Epsom Handicap Option for Old North

Having made good physical development over a short spell the John O’Shea-trained Old North is nearing a spring return where the Epsom Handicap 2016 is shaping up as a possible Group 1 target. The Godolphin-raced Lonhro colt has enjoyed three wins over his eight starts to date, the rising four-year-old last seen crossing fourth to…

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting Tips

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting Tips

The traditional Doomben Cup lead-up runs at the Gold Coast Racecourse this weekend with a quality field of stayers facing off in the AD Hollindale Stakes 2016, betting tips for which are detailed below. Stealing the show as Race 7 at 3:40pm (local) on Saturday in Queensland’s major meeting, this year’s $358,000 Group 2 All-New…

2016 Doomben Cup Nominations Feature 40 Entries

2016 Doomben Cup Nominations Feature 40 Entries

Nominations for all of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival majors are now out including 40 early entries for this year’s Doomben Cup 2016, to run at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday May 21. The weight-for-age $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) has been dominated by Sydney raiders in recent seasons and there is again…

Hauraki Heads 2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Field & Odds

Hauraki Heads 2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Field & Odds

John O’Shea’s multiple Group 1 placegetter Hauraki kicks off his winter bid in Queensland this Saturday heading the field and early betting markets for the AD Hollindale Stakes 2016 at the Gold Coast Racecourse. Due to jump at 3:40pm (AEST) as the Gold Coast Race 7, this season’s $358,000 Group 2 A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m)…

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Nominations Feature Amovatio

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Nominations Feature Amovatio

Chris Waller’s Hawkesbury Cup winner from last weekend Amovatio is nominated for a possible seven-day turnaround into the AD Hollindale Stakes 2016 on the Gold Coast this Saturday in Queensland. The key race of the weekend at the Gold Coast Racecourse, this season’s $358,000 Group 2 A.D. Hollindale Stakes (1800m) has attracted 21 nominations. The…